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City of Swainsboro
The City of Swainsboro will accept resumes, statement of qualifications, and letters of interest from
professional applicants for the position of City Administrator. The City of Swainsboro is the county
seat for Emanuel County in East Central Georgia and has a
population of 7,808.
The City Administrator is responsible for day-to-day operation of all departments of city
government and the efficient performance of a workforce of approximately 80 direct and contracted
employees. The Administrator reports directly to the Mayor and City Council and develops and
implements policies that further the growth of the City of Swainsboro.
In addition to the customary duties of a City Administrator, the position must provide
leadership and direction in the development of short and long-range planning, gathering,
interpreting and preparing data for studies, reports and recommendations for decision-making
purposes. Financial reports and budget preparation and sound fiscal control also are the direct
responsibility of this position, as is knowledge, execution and compliance with all State and Federal
programs, requirements, guidelines and directives.
Minimum requirements are:
A level of competency and knowledge supported by an undergraduate degree in fields of public
administration or other related areas.
Sufficient experience in the various duties required by this position include but not limited to a core
of 3 to 5 years employment in similar and pertinent operations.
Possession of a valid Georgia driver’s license
Other professional requirements may be included discussions with candidates
Salary will be determined at a competitive level, commensurate
with individual qualifications.
All replies should be directed to:
CITY OF SWAINSBORO
101 WEST MAIN ST.
SWAINSBORO, GA 30401